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Item : LEG1800.27 - Vancouver, B.C. Plan showing location of water pipes, hydrants, etc. [West End]

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Vancouver, B.C. Plan showing location of water pipes, hydrants, etc. [West End]

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AM1594-: MAP 72-: LEG1800.27

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  • [1904-1909?] (Creation)
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    Vancouver (B.C.). Water Works Department

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1 map :positive blueprint on linen, annot. ; 99 x 83 cm

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(1892-1936)

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The Water Works Department was established in 1892 when the City took over control of the water system from the Vancouver Waterworks Company. The function of the department was to carry out the planning, construction, maintenance and repair of the water system in the City. In 1912, with Bylaw #920, the City Engineer became formally responsible for the department. The Water Works Department was dissolved in 1936 when it was amalgamated with the Engineering Department.

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Item is a map showing the location of water pipes and hydrants for the West End west of Burrard Street. Pipes and hydrants are shown in various coloured inks to indicate date of installation. Annotations have been added to a base map which is a portion of a larger map.

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There is staining and discolouration on the map, particularly in the bottom half. Some missing areas. Reinforcing tape has been stitched along the bottom edge.

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A digitized copy of this material is available on-line.

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ftp://webftp.vancouver.ca/archives/MAPS-TIFF/MAP72.10.tif

  • Format: TIFF (LZW compressed)
  • MD5: 096A2EB0DFA59EE6859FC45C8280A95D
  • Size: 139066636 bytes

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Formerly reference code MAP 72.10

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  • Cabinet: 494-01-02